How to Cut a Party Cake the Right Way

How to Cut a Party Cake the Right Way Dixie

Stop guessing! Cutting a cake should be easy, right? Well, if you have ever been in the position of getting ready to cut a cake and everyone staring at you with their mouths watering, you might think otherwise. Here's the best way to cut a party cake. Easy peasy!

How much cake do I actually need?

If you have ever thrown a party, you know the stress of ensuring you have enough dessert but not so much that you are stuck with leftovers for days. From how many servings per cake pan to how tall of a cake you’ll need, this useful cake tier serving guide will help you ensure you have the right amount of cake for your guests. Stress-free!


Wedding Cake Cutting Template

Along with exchanging vows and the first dance, cutting the wedding cake is another time-honored and photo-worthy custom.  Including this sweet tradition at your wedding? View or download our free Wedding Cake Cutting Templates, complete with everything you need to cut a round or square-tiered cake.

Check out our step-by-step, how-to video.

If you need party cake inspiration, here’s some of our favorites.

Pink Ombre Drip Layer Cake

Raspberry Layer Cake

Very Blueberry Cake

Southern Praline Cake

Signature Red Velvet Cake